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Bryan Singer and Patrick Stewart

X-Men: Days of Future Past: Back on June 20, director Bryan Singer noted via social media that he and writer Simon Kinberg had agreed that if X-Men: Days of Future Past made more than $ 700 million at the box office worldwide, they’d each get their first tattoes. The film has now passed that mark, and so Singer… Continue reading Movie News: Bryan Singer Shares 'X-Men' Tattoo; Watch Antonio Banderas in Superb Trailer for Sci-Fi Thriller 'Automata'

Board games based on movies have a reputation of being, rushed, cheap knockoffs that exist only to make a quick buck off of someone’s enthusiasm for a certain property. If a board game is based on a popular film or film series, you don’t even need to pick up the box to know it’s garbage wrapped in cardboard.

But Fantasy Flight’s… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: The 'Star Wars' Game You Need to Play While You Wait for 'Episode VII'

This column has been watching Guardians of the Galaxy with great interest for the past year or so for a number of reasons, but it ultimately boils down to two succinct points:

1. There needs to be a popular science fiction adventure franchise out there that doesn’t have “star” or “wars” in the title.

2. Someone needed to officially wash the taste of Green Lantern out… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Is the Movie 'Green Lantern' Should Have Been

The year 2014 isn’t even over yet and it’s already looking like a landmark one for science fiction movies.

Seriously. It’s tough to recall another year where so many sci-fi movies have been released and so many of them of have been so good. Hell, we’re talking about a lineup so solid that you can completely write off and forget about duds like Transcendence

Charge your hyperdrives and grab your lightsabers, readers, because it’s time for another Poster-Crop Quiz. For this week’s, in honor of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, we decided to spotlight some science-fiction sequels. Prepare to boldly go where… well, all of these franchises’ respective first films had gone before.

We gathered posters for 10 sci-fi sequels and then foolishly walked… Continue reading Poster-Crop Quiz: Can You Guess These Sci-fi Sequels?